Calendar of Events

Cultural Events

June 2019

Jun 30 End Date

Spear Throwing - Atlatl

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Before the Bow and Arrow, there was the Atlatl!

July 2019

Jul 6 End Date

Gyotaku Fish Printing

Goose Island State Park
Try your hand at a traditional Japanese art form!
Jul 12 End Date

Desert Dwellers Culture Camp

Fort Leaton State Historic Site
Kids ages 8-12 are invited to join a ranger for a day of exploring the cultural history of the Big Bend!
Jul 13 End Date

Flour Power Gristmill Tour

McKinney Falls State Park
Join Ranger Kristen for a special tour of the mill operations that started here 167 years ago today by the namesake of the park, Thomas Freeman McKinney. We'll visit the site of one of the first flour mills in the Austin area!
Jul 20 End Date

Gyotaku Fish Printing

Goose Island State Park
Try your hand at a traditional Japanese art form!
Jul 26 End Date

Tenacious Texans

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Come learn how yucca plants and the Comanche people embody Texas tenacity!
Jul 27 End Date

9th Texas Infantry Living History

Cedar Hill State Park
Did you know the Civil War divided the Penn Family?
Jul 27 End Date

Baseball on the Beach with the Buffalo Soldiers

Mustang Island State Park
Buffalo Soldiers, Beaches, Baseball, Summer Activities, Kid Friendly.

October 2019

Oct 5 End Date

Hill Country Heritage Expo

Inks Lake State Park
Step back in time and visit pocket of history in this cultural extravaganza!

November 2019

Nov 2 End Date

Austin Powwow and American Indian Heritage Festival

Austin, TX - Travis County Exposition Center
Join us at this family-friendly event celebrating the traditions and heritage of Native American Culture.